Cole County, MO has a population of 76,603 people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $54,130. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Cole County, MO grew from 76,533 to 76,603, a 0.09% increase and its median household income grew from $53,088 to $54,130, a 1.96% increase.
The population of Cole County, MO is 81.6% White, 11.4% Black, and 2.71% Hispanic. 4.13% of the people in Cole County, MO speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cole County, MO are Lincoln University, with 394 graduates, Metro Business College-Jefferson City, with 73 graduates, and Merrell University of Beauty Arts and Science, with 69 graduates.
The median property value in Cole County, MO is $150,700, and the homeownership rate is 67.9%. Most people in Cole County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Cole County, MO is 2 cars per household.
Cole County, MO is the 16th most populated county in Missouri and borders Boone County, MO; Callaway County, MO; Miller County, MO; Moniteau County, MO; and Osage County, MO.